Happy Birthday Wittenberg Center!
While no one sang the birthday song, a sizeable congregation joined in singing Ein Feste Burg as the ELCA Wittenberg Center celebrated its 10 years of ministry in Wittenberg, Germany on May 9. The ELCA Wittenberg Center is an ecumenical, international learning center dedicated to bringing Lutheran identity in dialogue with issues facing the church the church today (e.g., health care, globalization, Christian education, sexuality). ELCA missionaries Steve and Jean Godsall-Meyers have co-directed the Center since summer, 2006. Pictured, right, Dr. Stephan Rhein, director of the Luther Memorials Foundation, congratulates co-director Jean Godsall-Meyers at the anniversary reception.